Author: Jeff Clarke

Lest We Forget

Dementia is typically an illness of old age; the longer you live, the greater your chances of developing dementia.  In the UK, between the ages of 40 and 64, only one person in every fourteen hundred people has dementia.  In those over the age of eighty it is one person in six. Women with dementia […]

Whatever You Do

What do you say when someone asks you what you do? We might say that we are retired, in paid employment of some kind or looking for work, unable to work because of health or disability, volunteering, a full-time carer or some combination of the above. We might not have a ready answer but, whatever […]

`What lies ahead?`

“But one thing I do: forgetting what is behind and straining towards what is ahead, I press on towards the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenwards in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 3:13b,14 The Apostle Paul was in no doubt, but what are we straining towards? What are our goals? Ambition may […]